Progent can help your business to design and implement a smooth transition from a UNIX-based information environment to a network powered by Windows and capable of supporting Microsoft's familiar office productivity suites, commercial applications, and developer tools. Progent's UNIX, Windows and Cisco engineers and software development experts can show you how to preserve your information and reduce productivity discontinuity by developing an efficient migration strategy that protects your existing assets in UNIX software and infrastructure. UNIX-to-Windows transition support services offered by Progent include evaluation of existing infrastructure, migration strategy and testing, MS Exchange migration expertise, information and application software transition, and processor and mass storage transition and economization.
Progent's Microsoft-certified information technology experts can provide Windows Server 2016 migration consulting to assist organizations of all sizes to plan and carry out an efficient move to Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 using an on-premises, cloud, or hybrid architecture. Progent can assist your company to evaluate the value of Windows Server 2016 for your enterprise and can help you with any facet of planning, deploying, managing or debugging your Windows Server 2016 and Windows Hyper-V 2016 solution. Progent can help you to take advantage of the many new disaster recovery and security features of Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V 2016 such as Windows Containers, Shielded Virtual Machines, Credential Guard, JIT Privileged Access Management, VM load balancing, Storage Replica, plus multi-domain clusters.
Progent's Experts Team offers consulting in important technologies that include Apple OS networking and applications; Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments; Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise; Mission-critical and specialized program support; CIO, management information analyst, and project management services; Special applications design and deployment; Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and integration; DBM management and efficiency help; Business intelligence expertise; and Telecom systems support.
Cisco's PIX firewalls have been discontinued and Cisco may no longer support these legacy devices. Progent continues to offer technical assistance for Cisco's PIX Series firewalls to help you with management and troubleshooting and Progent can in addition help you assess whether to migrate to more current firewall technology from Cisco. Progent's Cisco-certified experts can help your company design and carry out an efficient upgrade to Cisco ASA 5500-X Series firewalls following leading practices.
Cisco's Catalyst line of Wi-Fi controllers simplify the administration of Wi-Fi networks by unifying the provisioning and control of wireless APs, optimizing wireless performance by limiting the impact of RF congestion, enhancing wireless availability with rapid failover, and strengthening data security by identifying threats and analyzing traffic content based on user class and location. Progent can assist you to configure Cisco wireless LAN controller appliances to manage Wi-Fi LANs of any size. Progent can assist you to administer and debug your existing Cisco Wi-Fi solution or implement an efficient transition to Cisco's modern wireless controller solutions.
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes significant improvements in key areas such as speed, uptime, security, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that operates seamlessly with all workloads including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver cost-effective online and on-premises consulting services that include planning, configuration, administration, troubleshooting, and application development expertise to enable organizations of any size to achieve fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment.
Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide online or in-person support to help companies of any size to design, implement, administer, and troubleshoot a backup/restore solution based on System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager (SCDPM 2012). Progent can help you to migrate from older releases of SCDPM or from another backup/recovery platform, and Progent can optimize your Data Protection Manager deployment for onsite, cloud, or hybrid environments. Progent offers occasional help for fixing especially challenging issues, or comprehensive project management support. Progent can also help you to design Data Protection Manager into an enterprise-class disaster recovery strategy.
Progent's ransomware experts can assist your business to assess your ransomware defenses, remotely monitor and guard your network, help with negotiating a settlement with a threat actor, and reconstruct a network damaged by a ransomware cryptoworm such as Ryuk, Maze, Sodinokibi, DopplePaymer, Conti or Egregor.
Progent can provide affordable remote consulting to help businesses of any size to access Amazon AWS cloud services including Amazon EC2 for virtual machine hosting, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Glacier. Progent can help you with every aspect of Amazon AWS integration including needs analysis, preparedness evaluation, architectural design and review, pilot testing, deployment, administration, performance optimization, licensing management, backup/restore mechanisms, and security.
Progent's Test and Training Lab located at the QTS Colocation Center is available for testing mission-critical applications, developing efficient migration procedures, assessing and tuning performance, designing or verifying disaster recovery solutions, resolving compatibility problems, and building training environments for new technologies. For Progent clients without sufficient internal resources to assemble effective test systems, Progent's Test and Training Lab reduces capital outlay and technical risk while keeping vital network initiatives on schedule.
Progent offers two low-cost service bundles intended to enable small businesses to get a professional security evaluation from a certified security engineer. With Progent's External Security Inventory Checkup, a security engineer administers a comprehensive test of your network from beyond your firewalled perimeter to determine possible weaknesses in the security posture you present to the outside world. With Progent's Internal Network Security Inventory Scan, an engineer runs a system scan from an authorized computer within your firewall to determine vulnerabilities to inside attacks. Both security inventory services are configured and executed from a secured external location.
Even if your business has a minimal network support staff and a limited technology budget, your information network can still feature the same high availability and responsiveness that once required a large in-house support organization. Progent's 24x7 Network Support Services for small businesses combine the expertise of skilled Microsoft-certified and Cisco-premier IT professionals, the most recent network management software for proactive monitoring and threshold alarms, and economical support packages such as a help desk service to keep your vital network applications and servers operating.
Progent offers fast access to the expertise of veteran wireless specialists who can help organizations to assess the value of Ubiquiti UniFi Wi-Fi access points for your business and help you to plan, install, manage, and troubleshoot your UniFi wireless network. Progent can also carry out a Wi-Fi site survey to assist you to choose, configure, and place UniFi Wi-Fi APs for your required signal coverage and throughput.
Progent offers expert online support services to help organizations connect their information networks with popular public clouds such as Azure and Amazon Web Services. Progent can assist you to plan and administer hybrid ecosystems that can include Windows and Linux operating systems and apps in either cloud-only solutions or in hybrid architectures that combine on-premises resources as well as public clouds. To help you to integrate cloud services with networks, Progent offers a variety of cloud migration support services such as Azure hybrid cloud design and deployment consulting, Amazon Web Services cloud migration, and Amazon Web Marketing Service (WMS) programming and debugging. Progent has more than 15 years of background providing high-level consulting support online, and Progent can make sure you successfully carry out your cloud integration projects on schedule and affordably.
Progent's Cisco CCIE network infrastructure experts can assist you to configure, manage, update and troubleshoot Cisco network products. Progent offers Cisco, Meraki and Nexus switch expertise, ASA firewall expertise, Meraki and Aironet Wi-Fi access point consulting, Cisco IP phone expertise, and CUCM/CallManager software support.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless networking consultants can provide online and onsite consulting and troubleshooting services to help you to plan, configure, administer, tune, and debug wireless networks that utilize Cisco's Meraki APs. Progent's consultants can also help you to plan and implement hybrid environments that integrate local and cloud-hosted resources and that provide easy access, advanced security and compliance, unified management, and dependable performance for all your wired and wireless devices.
ProSight LAN Watch is Progent’s server and desktop remote monitoring managed service that uses advanced remote monitoring and management (RMM) technology to keep your network operating efficiently by tracking the health of vital assets that drive your IT network. When ProSight LAN Watch detects a problem, an alarm is transmitted automatically to your designated IT management personnel and your assigned Progent consultant so all potential issues can be addressed before they can disrupt productivity.
Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) is an affordable suite of essential servers that offers the foundation for a feature-rich but easy-to-manage information. The inter-connectivity requirements of the Microsoft .NET components bundled with Small Business Server 2011 requires a network expert with real-world expertise and broad experience in designing and implementing cohesive end-to-end business technology systems. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have broad experience with the technologies incorporated in SBS 2011 and Microsoft SBS 2008. This experience ensures you success in deploying, managing, and troubleshooting network solutions based on the Microsoft SBS suite of servers and applications.
ProSight Data Protection Services from Progent offer small and medium-sized organizations a low cost and fully managed service for reliable backup/disaster recovery (BDR). Available at a fixed monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup activities and allows rapid restoration of vital data, apps and VMs that have become unavailable or damaged due to component failures, software glitches, disasters, human mistakes, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight DPS can help you protect, recover and restore files, folders, applications, system images, plus Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware images/. Critical data can be protected on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's disaster recovery consultants can provide advanced expertise to set up ProSight Data Protection Services to to comply with regulatory requirements like HIPAA, FINRA, PCI and Safe Harbor and, when needed, can assist you to recover your business-critical data.
Progent's Cisco-certified IP phone and video IP phone experts can assist your business to integrate, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco IP phones, video IP phones and wireless IP phones. Progent can provide expertise for all versions of Cisco's IP phones from legacy Voice over IP products to the newest HD media phones. Progent's consultants can also help you to integrate your VoIP phones and video IP phones with Cisco Unified Communications Manager, formerly branded CallManager, or with Cisco Unified CM Express (CME) to build a state-of-the-art IP-PBX environment for unified messaging and company-wide collaboration. Progent can also assist you to install Cisco Unified Communications Manager applications such as Cisco Unified Communications Manager IM and Presence Jabber, Cisco Unity Connection for voicemail management, Mobile Connect for Single Number Reach (SNR, and Cisco Contact Center Express (Unified CCX or CCX) for creating a highly automated customer contact solution. Progent's consultants can provide expertise with all aspects of Cisco VoIP Phone integration including designing dial plans, setting up SIP trunking, installing Cisco ISR routers with CUBE VoIP networking capability, and designing Cisco UCS server failover and Cisco Survivable Remote Site Telephony (SRST) systems for survivability.
Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting and Management service provides complete hosting of a small or mid-size organization's servers in an environment that gives the highest level of availability and scalability and is in addition easy to migrate to another host. ProSight Virtual Hosting and management services are based upon proven virtualization techniques that allow small companies with multi- platform environments to save dramatically on the expense of capital equipment, system support, and IT management while benefiting from enterprise-class fault tolerance and an unmatched degree of vendor flexibility.
The QTS Colocation Center is located in the earthquake-neutral Natomas neighborhood of Sacramento, CA. If you are now utilizing the QTS Sacramento data center as a colocation facility or if you are considering moving your primary or offsite backup equipment to the Herakles data center, Progent can provide a range of budget-friendly consulting services that include data center relocation, equipment deployment and updates, network optimization, project management, virtual server configuration, remote monitoring, centralized system administration, application programming, business continuity planning, data security evaluation, and the use of Progent's Test Lab.
Progent can supply small businesses with an IT management professional who can function as a part-time Chief Information Officer. This part-time Chief Information Officer can offer long-term direction to help you deploy appropriate IT products to enhance business processes so they match more closely with your business goals. Your business can create and install a well thought out IT plan without incurring the expense of a full-time senior IT executive.
Ubiquiti's UniFi family of Wi-Fi infrastructure appliances includes indoor and outdoor Wave 2 802.11ax Wi-Fi access points, security gateways, and managed switches. UniFi devices running throughout multiple venues with thousands of access points can be remotely configured and managed with free UniFi Controller software, which centralizes and simplifies deployment, discovery, management, optimization, troubleshooting, monitoring, and analytics. Progent can provide the skills of seasoned wireless consultants who can assist you to determine the value of Ubiquiti’s UniFi technology for your business and assist you to design, deploy, administer, and troubleshoot your UniFi ecosystem.
Cisco's Small Business series of access points are Linux-based devices designed as value-priced wireless solutions for small offices. Progent's Cisco CCIE-certified wireless network infrastructure consultants can provide online or onsite configuration and troubleshooting services to help your organization to plan, implement, update, tune, administer and troubleshoot Cisco Small Business wireless AP environments of any size or architecture.
Progent's ProSight Email Guard uses the services and infrastructure of top information security vendors to provide centralized management and world-class protection for all your email traffic. The powerful architecture of Progent's Email Guard managed service integrates a Cloud Protection Layer with an on-premises security gateway device to offer advanced protection against spam, viruses, Denial of Service (DoS) Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks, and other email-borne threats. ProSight Email Guard's cloud filter serves as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of unwanted email from making it to your network firewall. This decreases your vulnerability to external attacks and saves network bandwidth and storage space. ProSight Email Guard's onsite security gateway appliance adds a further layer of analysis for incoming email. For outgoing email, the onsite security gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam protection, protection against data leaks, and encryption. The local gateway can also help Microsoft Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email traffic that stays inside your security perimeter.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) provide a major performance boost compared to Cisco's previous-generation ASA 5500-X firewalls and include unified management of advanced security capabilities like application visibility and control (AVC), next-generation intrusion protection with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection, DDoS mitigation, and sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall experts can help you to design and carry out an efficient migration to Firepower Series firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and help you integrate Firepower appliances with Cisco's cloud-based services to build and centrally control IT environments that include branch offices, data centers, private clouds and public clouds.
Progent's Cisco-certified wireless experts can help businesses of any size to design, deploy, administer and troubleshoot Cisco Aironet wireless AP solutions to achieve the performance, coverage, capacity, scale, security and ease of management required for transparent access between wireless and wired networks. Progent offers efficient online and on-premises consulting services for both legacy and current 802.11ac Aironet wireless access points and Progent can assist you design and maintain wireless solutions that include indoor and outdoor Aironet APs.
Progent's Juniper-certified consultants can help your business plan the deployment of Juniper SSG integrated firewall/VPN products, configure security policies to match your operational requirements, set up network OS software to streamline management processes, migrate from legacy Juniper products, and troubleshoot infrastructure issues.
For enterprise project management support, Progent can provide access to senior IT professionals with decades of background in technology management, application development, and process design for organizations from Big 4 firms to dot-com startups to state government agencies. These high-level IT managers offer project management skills to assist enterprise clients follow leading practices to make sure development or deployment projects are successfully completed on time and on budget.
Progent can assist you in any and all phases of your migration to Microsoft Exchange 2016 including planning high availability infrastructure for a local, cloud-based or hybrid deployment; server and CAL licensing requirements for Exchange 2016 and Windows Server 2012 R2; migrating mailboxes; Windows Hyper-V design; determining storage requirements for your VMs, mailbox databases and logs; setting up hardware load balancing for high-availability client access services; planning, setting up and testing Exchange and Windows Servers and DAG groups; integration with SharePoint Server or SharePoint Online; preparing the firewall; creating SSL certs; providing client remediation with Office desktop or Office 365; and setting up Outlook on the web (formerly Outlook Web App).
Progent offers consulting for security evaluation utilities such as LANguard from GFI for running a variety of programmed network testing scans to identify possible security problems. Progent has extensive experience with security auditing tools and can show you how to understand audit reports and react appropriately. Progent can help you design security into your company operations, configure auditing tools, define and deploy a secure system architecture, and recommend procedures to optimize the safety of your network. Progent's security consultants are ready to assist you to set up a firewall, implement secure remote connectivity to email and business applications, and integrate virtual private network. Progent's certified security experts can also validate the security of web applications and can conduct comprehensive information security evaluations of enterprise-wide security to validate your company's compliance with key international security standards such as FISMA, NIST, and ISO.
Progent's expertise delivering Microsoft .NET support and Microsoft SQL Server help, and Progent's application development experience with Microsoft VBasic, XML, and other developer tools make it possible to design custom line-of-business programs and eCommerce environments that operate transparently with Dynamics GP Software. Progent's Microsoft Dynamics GP reporting consultants can help you design reports that let you analyze your business more thoroughly, transforming uncooked data into useful insights into your business.
Progent’s Microsoft-certified experts offer small and mid-size companies enterprise-class consulting services for SMS Server and Configuration Manager, Microsoft's solutions for change and configuration automation. Configuration Manager 2007 is the new title for the change management platform previously called Systems Management Server. System Center Configuration Manager 2007 provides a range of enhancements to SMS Server 2003 including full automation, integrated Vista Microsoft Windows Server 2008 support, quarantine support, and boot image management. Progent’s Microsoft certified engineers can help you use Systems Management Server or Configuration Manager economically for streamlined OS and application software deployment, security patch administration, application tracking, and licensing reconciliation. Progent's engineers can also assist you to move efficiently from SMS Server to Configuration Manager.
ProSight WAN Watch is a network infrastructure management service that makes it simple and inexpensive for smaller businesses to map, monitor, reconfigure and troubleshoot their networking hardware like routers, firewalls, and wireless controllers as well as servers, printers, endpoints and other networked devices. Using state-of-the-art RMM technology, ProSight WAN Watch makes sure that network maps are always updated, copies and displays the configuration of virtually all devices on your network, monitors performance, and generates alerts when issues are discovered. By automating time-consuming management activities, WAN Watch can cut hours off common tasks like making network diagrams, reconfiguring your network, finding devices that need important software patches, or isolating performance issues.
Progent's Microsoft-certified ISA Server consultants have broad backgrounds creating corporate security solutions for IT networks with multiple locations, remote workers, and line-of-business eCommerce applications. A Progent ISA 2004 Firewall consultant can help your small business plan and implement a configuration of ISA Server 2004 that meets your information security requirements without restricting your network.
Cisco's Firepower Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) provide a significant performance improvement over Cisco's popular ASA 5500-X firewalls and offer centralized management and automation of modern cybersecurity capabilities like application visibility, next-generation intrusion protection with risk prioritization, advanced malware protection, URL filtering, and multi-node sandboxing. Progent's Cisco CCIE firewall experts can help your organization to design and carry out a smooth upgrade to Cisco Firepower Series firewalls from Cisco's legacy ASA 5500-X, ASA 5500, or PIX appliances and show you how to enhance Firepower firewalls with Cisco's cloud-based services to create and centrally manage IT ecosystems that include branch offices, data centers, and cloud resources.